Norfolk's school exclusion scandal must end

Norman Lamb spoke in Parliament today about his concerns over the soaring number of children who are being permanently excluded from schools in Norfolk.  After raising the issue at Education Questions, the Minister for Vulnerable Children and Families, Edward Timpson, agreed to meet with Norman t...

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Spring Budget 'inadequate for social care and disastrous for the NHS'

The Chancellor’s Spring Budget is “inadequate for social care and disastrous for the NHS”, Liberal Democrat Shadow Health Secretary Norman Lamb said in the House of Commons today. During a debate on the implications of the Budget for local communities, Mr Lamb said that the extra £1bn announced f...

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Social care funding in Budget gives sticking plasters a bad name

Norman Lamb, the Liberal Democrat Shadow Health Secretary, has criticised Chancellor Philip Hammond's response to the NHS and Social Care crisis in his Spring Budget.  Today, the Chancellor announced an extra £2 billion for social care over the next three years. However, independent think tanks a...

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Learning disabilities & autism care ‘shameful’

Norman Lamb MP is demanding urgent action to reduce the number of people with learning disabilities and autism stuck in big institutions, following serious concerns highlighted in last night’s Channel 4 Dispatches documentary about the care given to people with these conditions. ‘Under Lock and K...

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Norman Lamb swears to take on mental illness

Norman Lamb, the Liberal Democrat former health minister, has pledged to take on the unacceptable lack of progress in tackling young people’s mental ill health. He joined MPs from all parties in swearing to tackle mental illness at an event in Parliament last week, sponsored by the mental health...

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North Norfolk flood wardens celebrated in Parliament

Norman Lamb has tabled a motion in Parliament to celebrate the work of Flood Wardens on the North Norfolk coast. Community flood wardens are volunteers who monitor tide levels and weather conditions for potential risk of flooding.  They play a crucial role in ensuring that local residents are awa...

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Cap on care costs

Cap on care costs

As Care Minister I secured a commitment to deliver reform of our unfair care funding system. The reforms would have made sure people didn't have to sell their house in their lifetime to pay for care, and that far more people would get some financial help towards their care. The Tories have now said the reforms will not be introduced next year as planned. Will you sign my petition to demand they honour their commitment?

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